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Holiday Greetings

Posted December 19, 2016 by

GS12E Jennifer Faux wishes her friends and family in Lancaster, Calif., a happy holidays.   Senior Airman Ross Gruenberg from the 91st Missile Maintenance Group greets his family and friends from Lancaster, Calif., and Atwater, Ohio.   Spec. Luis Moran sends a holiday greeting to friends and family in Palmdale, Calif.   Debi Bacor with…

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California Guard Heads Out to Fight Fires, Assist With Hurricane Irma

Posted September 8, 2017 by California National Guard

California National Guard photograph About 350 California National Guard soldiers train at Camp Roberts, California, led by about 50 experienced California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection firefighters. The soldiers were divided into 12 hand crews and were led through six stations where they practiced digging trenches, chopping logs and cutting fire lines with hand…

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TPS Class 17B graduates sending 26 new flight testers into world

Posted June 15, 2018 by Kenji Thuloweit

United States Air Force Test Pilot School Class 17B stood proudly before friends, families, base leadership and fellow testers in Hangar 1623 at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., as they received their Master of Science Degree in Flight Test Engineering June 8, 2018. As each graduate crossed the stage they received the graduate plaque from…

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Paraclete High School athletes get ACE inspiration

Posted April 7, 2017 by Linda KC Reynolds

Photograph by Linda KC Reynolds Students participating in ACE (Athletes for Excellence) get autographs and pictures taken with the legendary Joe Kittinger. Kittinger was the first man to free fall from outer space in 1960. He was a POW during the Vietnam war and his passion for balloons has furthered space exploration. Paraclete High School…

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Lockheed Martin demonstrates F-35 to community leaders

Posted September 14, 2016 by Linda KC Reynolds

Lockheed Martin showcased its F-35 Lightning II mobile cockpit demonstrator to business and community leaders on Sept. 1, while updating them on the world’s most advanced fighter at its Skunk Works facility in Palmdale, Calif.

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Honorary commanders get glimpse of 412th MSG mission

Posted March 26, 2018 by Steve Zapka and Laura Motes

A group of community leaders and their guests visited Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., as part of the Honorary Commanders Program March 16.

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Northrop Grumman receives DOD’s Cogswell award for outstanding industrial security program

Posted August 24, 2016 by

Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale, Calif., facility received the prestigious James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award by the Defense Security Service in an awards ceremony, Aug. 17.

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Littlerock sailor participates in United Through Reading

Posted March 4, 2016 by

Navy photograph by PO1 Matthew N. Jackson PACIFIC OCEAN–Machinist’s Mate 3rd Class Christina Martinez, from Littlerock, Calif., aboard amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) reads a book on recorded video to send back to her daughter as part of United Through Reading program. More than 4,500 sailors and Marines from Boxer Amphibious Ready Group…

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HT October 6th

Posted October 6, 2017 by

U.S. Air Force Airman Jacob A. Benoit graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward…

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AEROCOMM holds monthly meeting at Mojave Air & Space Port

Posted May 19, 2017 by Linda KC Reynolds

AEROCOMM, an aerospace defense industry and base support committee with its foundation in the Antelope Valley Board of Trade, recently held its monthly meeting at Mojave Air and Space Port.

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